Early advantage general meades forces routed lees men

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early advantage, General Meade’s forces routed Lee’s men after securing the coveted high ground on July 1.YOU: But the battle lasted three days, did it not?INFORMANT: Indeed, it did, and what a bloody three days! More than 51, 000 men perished. During two more days of ill-fated attempts to advance on the ridges and hills held by Meade’s men, theConfederate army lost about a third of their entire force! I think it is fair to say that GeneralLee’s tactics failed miserably.
Imagine it is July 5, 1863, and you’re standing among a large crowd in the town square of Vicksburg, Mississippi, listening intently to the reading of the local morning paper. Because of the nature of the news, there are a number of gasps, moans, and groans emanating from the audience, making it difficult to hear every word being read.Based on the narrated battle map, select the correct response from each dropdown menu to complete the paragraph.Citizens of Vicksburg, it is my sad duty to inform you that our city fell into the hands of the Union army yesterday. Though our soldiers fought bravely to thwart them, it seems that GeneralsGrant and Sherman finally succeeded in their efforts by invading from thesoutheast . Theyaccomplished their victory in this manner: General Grant moved his men byship under the cover of night , while General Sherman created a diversion to allow Grant’s men to get within striking distance of Vicksburg. Nearly 8,000 Confederate soldiers gave their lives in four battles before our city finally surrendered to Grant. Now that Vicksburg has fallen, the Union has succeeded in dividing the Confederacy by cutting off access tothe Mississippi River .Points:1 / 1Close ExplanationExplanation:Imagine that you’re working on President Lincoln’s reelection campaign in March 1864. Because your desk is situated near the president’s office, you are able to overhear part of a conversation that Lincolnis having with General Ulysses S. Grant.Based on the narrated map, select the correct response from each dropdown menu to complete the dialogue.PRESIDENT LINCOLN:

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